Asian Works of ArtMon, Sep 10, 2018 at 10am EDT |
Auction of Asian Works of Art on September 10, 2018
Showcasing the Arts of China, Japan, Korea and Southeast Asia
Featuring a Collection of Japanese Bronzes and Satsuma Porcelain
NEW YORK, NY -- Doyle's Asian Works of Art auction on Monday, September 10, 2018 at 10am will present the arts of China, Japan, Korea and Southeast Asia dating from the Neolithic Period through the 20th century. Showcased will be important porcelains, pottery, jade, scholar’s objects, bronzes, screens, furniture and paintings from prominent collections and estates.
Chinese porcelains feature a Yuan-Ming Dynasty covered jar was produced in the southern Chinese region of Longquan where some 500 kilns have been discovered. Such wares are prized for the crisp quality of carving and the consistency in color and thickness of the glaze. This jar is stunning for the even color of the glaze on both the lid and the body -- a perfect match (est. $10,000-15,000).
Chinese Snuff Bottles
Works of art in miniature, Chinese snuff bottles are collected for their intricate beauty, variation of design and color. Property from a number of private collections and the Estate of Mary Ann Bresee offers numerous examples dating from the 18th to 20th centuries in a range of mediums, including a lovely white jade snuff bottle, 18th/19th century (est. $3,000-5,000).
Japanese Satsuma porcelain from the Meiji Era, once an Imperial ware, is now prized by collectors. The sale offers an extensive collection of Satsuma porcelain including a large and robust covered vase beautifully painted in gold and colored enamels with images of Arhat, Buddhist ones who have achieved nirvana (est. $3,000-5,000). From the same collection is a large group of Japanese bronzes.
We Invite You to Auction!
Consignments are currently being accepted for the March 2019 Asian Works of Art sale scheduled during Asia Week New York. We invite you to contact us for a complimentary auction evaluation. Our specialists are always available to discuss the sale of a single item or an entire collection.
For information, please call Marley Rabstenek at 212-427-4141, ext 299 or email asian@Doyle.com